London's Pulse: Medical Officer of Health reports 1848-1972

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Islington 1896

Forty-first annual report on the health and sanitary condition of the Parish of St. Mary, Islington

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Table LXXIX. Showing the number of Cases of the several Infections Diseases notified during year since1891, together with the mean number for the years 1891-5, and in 1896. (Duplicate certificates excluded.)

Year.Small Pox.Scarlet Fever orScarlatina.Diphtheria.Membranous Croup.Enteric (Typhoid Fever).Typhus Fever.Erysipelas.Puerperal Fever.Continued Fever.Relapsing Fever.Cholera.Total.Cases notified per 1,000 of Population.
1894901,493843242451395239..• •3,1239.4
1895251,6925641818453192292• •2,8408.5
Mean, 1891-5551,700734312172456347..23,2409.9
1896502,0311,06724229..385306• •• •3,88211.15
Increase or Decrease on Mean—5+331+333—7+12—2—71—4—1..—2+642+1.15

*3 of these were Asiatic cholera.
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